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Old April 3 2009, 04:39 PM   #5
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Re: Firefly as Steampunk?

Ptrope wrote: View Post
Don't think of it as 'replicating' these things. The Old West was as it was for perfectly good reasons, reasons that apply equally well to the 'verse...
I do understand Whedon's rationale as stated in my original post, no need to explain it again. I just found said rationale to be rather boring and predictable. Whedon himself has admitted that he knows nothing about science fiction, he was more interested in the characters. All I was trying to do was suggest a more fanciful alternative to what was already given.
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